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2009 Scion tC Comparisons

Base Hatchback

General Pricing

Resale Value $17,800.00 $16,460.00 $20,249.00
Destination $695.00 $720.00 $695.00

Engines & Power

Standard Engine 2.4L I4 2.2L I4 2.4L I4
Horsepower 161 @ 6000 RPM 155 @ 6100 RPM 162 @ 6000 RPM
Torque 162 @ 4000 RPM 150 @ 4900 RPM 162 @ 4000 RPM
Valves 4 4 4
Displacement (cc) 2362 2189 2378
Bore X Stroke (in.) 3.5 X 3.8 3.4 X 3.7 3.4 X 3.9
Compression Ratio 9.8:1 10:1 9.5:1

Fuel Economy

City (mpg) 21 25 20
Highway (mpg) 29 37 28

Exterior Dimensions & Weight

Curb Weight - Automatic (lb.) 2987.3 2742.6 3262.8
Wheelbase (in.) 106.3 103.3 101.4
Length (in.) 174.0 180.3 180.4
Width (in.) 69.1 67.9 72.2
Height (in.) 55.7 55.7 53.5
Track Front (in.) 59.3 57.1 61.8
Track Rear (in.) 59.3 58.1 61.8
Ground Clearance (in.) N/A N/A N/A

Interior Dimensions

Standard Seating 5 5 4
Front Headroom (in.) 37.6 38.7 38.5
Rear Headroom (in.) 36.6 35.7 34.6
Front Legroom (in.) 41.6 42.0 42.8
Rear Legroom (in.) 33.6 32.2 29.2
Front Shoulder Room (in.) 54.3 53.0 54.2
Rear Shoulder Room (in.) 50.0 49.0 51.2
Front Hip Room (in.) 53.2 49.5 53.7
Rear Hip Room (in.) 47.3 46.1 44.4

Payload & Towing

Passenger Volumn (cu. ft.) 84.7 83.0 81.6

Steering, Suspension & Brakes

Front Suspension strut strut strut
Rear Suspension wishbone torsion multi-link
Tires 215/45R17 195/60R15 225/50R17

Anti-Theft & Locks

Power Door Locks Std. Std. Std.

Braking & Traction

4 Wheel Drive / All Wheel Drive front wheel drive front wheel drive front wheel drive
ABS Brakes (2 or 4 Wheel) Std. N/A N/A
Limited Slip Differential or Axle N/A N/A N/A
Vehicle Stability Control System N/A N/A N/A

Entertainment, Communication & Navigation

Radio AM/FM satellite AM/FM
Cassette Player N/A N/A N/A
CD Player Yes Yes Yes
CD Changer N/A N/A N/A
DVD Player N/A N/A N/A
Navigation Aid N/A N/A N/A

Interior

Cruise Control Std. N/A Std.
Tilt Steering Yes Yes Yes
Telescopic Steering Column N/A N/A N/A

Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning

Air Conditioning Std. Std. Std.

Safety

Driver Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Front Side Airbag Std. N/A Std.
Passenger Side Airbag Std. Std. Std.
Rear Side Airbag N/A N/A N/A

Seats

Driver Multi-Adjustable Power Seat N/A N/A N/A

Roof

Sunroof / Moonroof Std. N/A N/A

Windows, Mirrors & Wipers

Power Windows Std. Std. Std.

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